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British English: /njuː/
American English: /n(j)u/

Translation of new in Italian:


  • 1 (not known, seen, owned etc. before) the area is new to me
    la zona è nuova per me
    the work, subject is new to me
    non conosco il lavoro, la materia
    as good as new
    come nuovo [figurative]
    “as new” (in advertisement)
    “come nuovo”
    that's nothing new
    non è una novità
    I feel like a new man
    mi sento un altro uomo
    “what's new?”
    “che c'è di nuovo?”
    that's a new one on me
  • 2 (different)
    (boyfriend, life, era, approach, design)
    the New Left, Right (Politics)
    la nuova sinistra, destra
    someone, something new could I have a new plate? this one is dirty
    può portarmi un altro piatto? questo è sporco
  • 3 (recently arrived)
    (recruit, arrival)
    to be new to
    non essere abituato a (job, way of life)
    we're new to the area
    siamo nuovi della zona
  • 5 (harvested early)

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